Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/06/2011

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Receipts:  1284    Last Week:  1376    Year Ago:  1499
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers mostly steady. 
Demand good. Supply moderate. Feeder offerings around 64 percent 
steers and bulls and 36 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs 
around 53 percent. Cows around 13 percent. Slaughter cows steady
to 2.00 higher.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      342       342       180.00         180.00

    5    433-445     436    160.50-165.00     163.08
    9    465-499     491    158.00-165.00     159.41

   46    501-542     528    151.00-159.50     156.91
   30    550-590     568    148.00-156.50     152.84

   52    600-648     623    139.50-149.50     144.98
   32    663-696     682    139.00-145.75     142.81

  103    700-745     728    139.75-143.75     142.47
   24    752-784     777    136.00-139.75     138.73

    8    810-832     821    134.00-137.75     136.48

   15      902       902       131.00         131.00
    9      959       959       126.00         126.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      392       392       160.00         160.00
    5    465-490     475    151.50-156.50     153.77
   11    505-545     517    148.00-152.75     151.53
    8    570-597     581    142.50-144.00     143.82
    7    600-635     619    128.50-137.00     134.29
    4      665       665    127.00-134.00     128.75
    5    700-735     728    124.00-131.25     128.39

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    300-340     319    148.00-153.00     150.28

   13    458-490     473    139.00-142.50     140.14

   68    505-546     523    135.50-142.25     138.31
   18    550-595     571    133.00-139.50     135.77

   12    625-635     629    127.50-138.00     135.74
   61    657-692     671    133.00-141.00     139.46
    3      675       675       132.00         132.00   Fleshy

    9    723-743     732    128.50-139.50     135.20

   11      844       844       127.00         127.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15    403-420     417    130.00-141.50     139.69
    8    453-475     461    135.00-139.00     136.51
   11    500-530     520    132.00-137.25     134.35
    5    570-595     579    124.50-132.00     129.27
    4    655-670     666    126.00-128.25     126.55

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      536       536       137.00         137.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    360-385     376    161.00-174.00     164.95
   10    460-498     481    129.50-148.00     140.17
   12    500-545     513    127.00-142.00     138.41
    7    550-590     561    127.00-146.00     133.37
    4      643       643    127.00-129.50     128.25
    5    650-695     663    121.00-139.00     126.91
    8    723-743     728    117.00-126.00     123.70
    4      761       761       127.50         127.50
    3      843       843       118.00         118.00

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Boonville, MO 
         Brian K. Fleischmann, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS754.txt
 
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